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KASHISH 2024: Filmmakers discuss language barriers to tell LQBTQ stories in regional cinema

Language and culture play an important role in films and those centred around LGBTQ issues are no exception, said filmmaker Jeo Baby whose recent critically acclaimed Malayam film "Kaathal The Core" starring top mainstream actors explored the difficult lives of women married to gay men.

Kashish Chalchitra Utsav to be held in Mumbai during weekend

Kashish Arts Foundation is organising a two-day-long Indian language LGBTQ+ film festival as part of the recently launched Mumbai Festival 2024 activities by Maharashtra Tourism.

15th edition of Kashish Queer Film Festival to celebrate Pride in all its colours, opens for submissions

The erstwhile Kashish Mumbai International Queer Film Festival, South Asia’s biggest LGBTQ+ film festival, has officially changed its name to ‘Kashish Pride Film Festival’ and will celebrate its 15th edition from June 5-9th 2024 at Liberty Cinema in Mumbai.

LGBTQ+ film fest KASHISH 2023 to open with Onir’s feature Pine Cone

Mumbai: The 14th edition of KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival, South Asia's biggest LGBTQ+ film festival will open on June 7 at Liberty Cinema with filmmaker Onir’s latest film Pine Cone, which will have its World Premiere at the festival.

Mumbai to host 14th edition of Kashish International Queer Film Festival from June 7

Mumbai/IBNS: To celebrate the Pride Month which is observed around the world in June, Mumbai’s very own LGBTQ+ film festival is organizing a nearly month-long festival on-ground and online.

Actor Elliot Page celebrates 'trans joy' in new Instagram post

The Umbrella Academy star Elliot Page, who came out as transgender in 2020, shared a post celebrating "trans joy." 

Gulf states warn Netflix for violating 'Islamic values'

Riyadh: Gulf states have demanded Netflix remove all content deemed to violate "Islamic and societal values and principles", Saudi media reported.

Kaali poster controversy: Want to be a fearless voice, says filmmaker Leena

New Delhi/UNI: Filmmaker Leena Manimekalai has stoked a controversy, after she shared a poster of her documentary film ‘Kaali’, wherein the Goddess is seen smoking.

Ahan Nirban on doing Nishabd, first series on LGBTQ+ made for TV: Glad I am a part of this, but more importantly I feel responsible to deliver the correct message

Mumbai: Ahan Nirban is a part of the upcoming series titled Nishabd that will be aired in the new channel Atrangii.

Love understands no language and no boundaries: 'Nishabd' actor Abhinandan Singh on the LGBTQIA+ community

Mumbai: Actor Abhinandan Singh is a part of "Nishabd'', a series based on the LGBTQIA+ community. It has been produced and co-directed by Mitu, a known content creator and founder of the YouTube channel Positive Thinkerz. The former feels that it's high time people start normalizing the conversations around same-sex.

Gautam Chaturvedi on taking up Nishabd, a show based on LGBTQIA+ community: There was no apprehension… was happy to take up on the offer

Mumbai: Actor Gautam Chaturvedi will be seen as Dr Dwivedi in the upcoming series titled Nishabd on Atrangii.

Pride month: List of LGBTQ films from India and Asia that win big at KASHISH 2022

Mumbai/IBNS: In the Pride Month, the Indian and Asian filmmakers with LGBTQ themes have ample reasons to celebrate. They have just won big in South Asia’s biggest LGBTQ+ film festival KASHISH 2022 held in Mumbai.

Divya Dutta, Arunaraje Patil announce KASHISH 2022 film festival starting June 1

Mumbai/IBNS: The 13th edition of KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival was announced at a press conference on Friday by national award-winning actress and director Divya Dutta, national award-winning director Arunaraje Patil, and festival director Sridhar Rangayan.

Indian LGBTQ+ short films shine at KASHISH 2021

Mumbai/IBNS: Indian LGBTQ+ shorts films have found a platform in the 12th edition of KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival, South Asia’s biggest LGBTQIA+ film festival, which entered into its third weekend, titled Pride Weekend.

Mira Nair to speak at LGBTQIA+ film festival KASHISH 2021 panel

Mumbai/IBNS: Academy-Award nominated director Mira Nair will Tuesday participate in a panel discussion, titled ‘Books To Screen – Lost & Found in Translation’, being organised as part of the 12th edition of KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival, South Asia’s biggest LGBTQIA+ film festival.